Thirty Meter Telescope - Astronomy's next generation observatory. http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/ en 2016 06 02: "TBD." by Dr. David Ciardi http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/2016-06-02-tbd-dr-david-ciardi <p class="rtecenter"><strong style="font-size: 13px; text-align: center; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><span style="font-size: 13px;">Speaker: Dr. David Ciardi, NA</span></strong><strong><span style="font-size: 13px;">SA</span><span style="font-size: 13px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">&nbsp;Exoplanet Science Institute</span></strong></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="2200" height="1700" alt="solar system science thirty meter telescope" src="http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/sites/default/files/images/article/del_me.jpg?1459964645" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/2016-06-02-tbd-dr-david-ciardi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> TMT Science Talks Mon, 04 Apr 2016 17:37:51 +0000 was 1217 at http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com TMT Scientists Participating in Annual “Journey Through The Universe” To Discuss Science Fun In Classroom http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/tmt-scientists-participating-annual-%E2%80%9Cjourney-through-universe%E2%80%9D-discuss-science-fun-class <p><span style="color: rgb(26, 26, 26); font-size: 12.8px;">TMT scientists and staff will team up again with others from the local astronomy industry in bringing science to Big Island students next week as part of the &ldquo;Journey Through The Universe&rdquo; educational initiative.</span></p> <p><a href="http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/tmt-scientists-participating-annual-%E2%80%9Cjourney-through-universe%E2%80%9D-discuss-science-fun-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Release Thu, 03 Mar 2016 02:20:27 +0000 wilbur 1216 at http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com The TMT Project—Utilizing Canon's World-leading Optics Technologies http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/press/tmt-project%E2%80%94utilizing-canons-world-leading-optics-technologies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-name-publication"> <div class="field-label">Publication Name:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Canon </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-date-publication"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 2016-02-19</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-abstract"> <div class="field-label">Abstract:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><span style="color: rgb(31, 29, 30); font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) Project focuses on the design and construction of a giant 30-meter aperture optical telescope near the top of Maunakea on the island of Hawaii, with operations set to begin in 2022. Canon is contributing to this massive project to unlock the mysteries of the cosmos with its cutting-edge optics technologies.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> Fri, 19 Feb 2016 08:00:00 +0000 wilbur 1214 at http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com Mitsubishi Electric Develops Robot to Manage 492 Segment Mirrors of Thirty Meter Telescope on Mauna Kea http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/press/mitsubishi-electric-develops-robot-manage-492-segment-mirrors-thirty-meter-telesco <div class="field field-type-text field-field-name-publication"> <div class="field-label">Publication Name:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mitsubishi Electric </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-date-publication"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 2016-02-17</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-abstract"> <div class="field-label">Abstract:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that it has completed a prototype robot for its segment-handling system (SHS) designed to replace the 492 segment mirrors comprising the 30-meter primary mirror of the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT&reg;) that is planned to be built on Mauna Kea in the U.S. state of Hawaii.</p> </div> </div> </div> Wed, 17 Feb 2016 08:00:00 +0000 wilbur 1213 at http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com Statement from TMT Regarding Recent Board Meeting http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/statement-tmt-regarding-recent-board-meeting <p>The TMT International Observatory Board of Governors met last week to discuss the future of TMT on Maunakea. To follow is a statement from Henry Yang, Chair of the TMT International Observatory Board: </p> <p><a href="http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/statement-tmt-regarding-recent-board-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Press Release Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:00:01 +0000 wilbur 1212 at http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com Hawaii News Now Commentary: Local Connection http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/hawaii-news-now-commentary-local-connection <p>&quot;It has been nearly three months since the state Supreme Court halted construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea and then ruled the permit invalid. </p> <p><a href="http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com/news-center/hawaii-news-now-commentary-local-connection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Article Wed, 10 Feb 2016 00:36:15 +0000 wilbur 1211 at http://ec2-52-8-144-112.us-west-1.compute.amazonaws.com